Mon, 10 Aug 2020

11 arrests in Virginia and Maryland over shocking sexual exploitation

ALEXANDRIA, Virginia Eleven members or close associates of the infamous MS-13 gang were arrested this week and face numerous charges ...

Preparedness for nuclear attack or event at lowest point since 1945

It is important to mark the solemn 75th anniversary of the first and only use of atomic weapons against cities ...

LeVert, Harris lead Nets past Clippers

Caris LeVert had 27 points and 13 assists, leading the Brooklyn Nets to a 129-120 victory over the Los Angeles ...

Indians take down White Sox in 10 innings

Mike Freeman had two hits and singled in the eventual game-winning run in the 10th inning to lift the visiting ...

Shock to Fusion to win Countdown Cup

The final day of the Countdown Cup felt like a showdown a season in the making. But in the end, ...

Morikawa wins PGA Championship for first major title

Collin Morikawa drove the green and then sank a 7-foot eagle putt on the par-4 16th to take a two-stroke ...

Lakers seek to get back on track against Nuggets

Since clinching the top seed in the Western Conference, the Los Angeles Lakers have lost their last three games. The ...

US Ohio governor warns against seeing COVID-19 tests as unreliable

Washington DC [USA], Aug 10 (Xinhua/ANI): Governor Mike DeWine of US state of Ohio on Sunday warned Americans against seeing ...

Raptors look for 1st win vs. Bucks in 1-2 battle

The Raptors beat the Milwaukee Bucks four times in the span of seven days in the Eastern Conference finals last ...

Astros, A's empty benches in Oakland after HBP

Discipline could be coming after the Houston Astros and Oakland A's took part in a benches-clearing incident Sunday afternoon. The ...

Startup Helps Ugandan Diaspora Build Back Home ? Without Losing Money

Innovation Startup Helps Ugandan Diaspora Build Back Home - Without Losing Money view team An online hardware store offers expatriates ...

Dodgers erupt late to beat Giants

AJ Pollock and Mookie Betts each hit late three-run home runs as the Los Angeles Dodgers rallied for a 6-2 ...

MLB postpones Cardinals-Pirates series

The St. Louis Cardinals' long waiting period will continue as their three-game series with the Pittsburgh Pirates has been postponed. ...

Haryana Police arrests man for smuggling over 500 bottles of liquor

Palwal (Haryana) [India], Aug 10 (ANI): Haryana Police on Sunday arrested a person for allegedly smuggling over 500 bottles of ...

Report: Indians send Plesac home for leaving hotel

Zach Plesac decided to go out for the night. Now, the Cleveland Indians' young right-hander reportedly is going home. The ...

Reports: Cardinals-Pirates series postponed

It appears the St. Louis Cardinals' long waiting period will continue as their three-game series with the Pittsburgh Pirates reportedly ...

Bizarre play helps Rangers finish sweep of Angels

Nick Solak's first home run of the season was taken away, but it didn't stop the Texas Rangers from completing ...

Booker leads surging Suns against Thunder

There's no question the Phoenix Suns are the biggest surprise of the NBA bubble as the only undefeated team at ...

Butler, Warren get anticipated rematch as Heat face Pacers

The Miami Heat and the Indiana Pacers, tied for fourth place in the Eastern Conference at 43-27, will meet on ...

Parker's near triple-double leads Sparks over Lynx

Two-time league MVP Candace Parker had 11 points, a game-high 10 rebounds and a game-high nine assists, leading the Los ...

'Dark Money' Campaign Contributions Headed for Record High

Nonprofit organizations and other outside groups that don't disclose their donors are spending record amounts of money on the 2020 ...

Mets outlast Marlins despite short start from deGrom

Jacob deGrom struck out six, and speedy rookie Andres Gimenez scored three runs, smacked three hits and stole one base, ...

Patriots acquire CB Jackson from Lions

The New England Patriots acquired cornerback Michael Jackson from the Detroit Lions on Sunday in exchange for an undisclosed pick ...

Top Louisville prospect Hopkins decommits

Bryce Hopkins, the top recruit in Louisville's 2021 class, decommitted from the Cardinals on Sunday. The 6-foot-7 forward from suburban ...

Mets RHP Wacha (shoulder) placed on injured list

New York Mets right-hander Michael Wacha was placed on the 10-day injured list because of inflammation in his throwing shoulder, ...

Fire G Kronholm to miss season with torn ACL

Chicago Fire FC goalkeeper Kenneth Kronholm sustained a torn ACL in training and will undergo season-ending surgery, coach Raphael Wicky ...

Five Eyes alliance condemns postponement of Hong Kong polls

Washington [US], Aug 9 (ANI): Australia, Canada, New Zealand, the United Kingdom, and the United States on Thursday expressed concern ...

New test better predicts which babies will develop type 1 diabetes

Seattle [US], Aug 9 (ANI): Scientists developed a method of combining multiple factors that could influence whether a child is ...

Alexei Popyrin latest Aussie to pull out of US Open

Alexei Popyrin on Sunday became the latest Australian player to withdraw from the US Open, following compatriots Ashleigh Barty and ...

5.1-Magnitude Quake Hits North Carolina; No Damage Reported

SPARTA, N.C. - Officials say an earthquake - the strongest in more than 100 years - shook much of North ...

US Officially Passes 5 Million Coronavirus Cases

The United States surpassed five million coronavirus cases on Sunday, the most in the world.The figures were released Sunday by ...

White House, Democrats Spar Over Trump Coronavirus Aid Orders

WASHINGTON - The White House and top Democratic lawmakers sparred Sunday over President Donald Trump's executive orders to extend expired ...

Reports: Cardinals won't play Pirates on Monday

The St. Louis Cardinals will be sidelined for an 11th straight game, with Monday night's series opener against the Pittsburgh ...

Dolphins sign WR Rogers

The Miami Dolphins announced the signing of wide receiver Chester Rogers on Sunday. The addition of Rogers comes one day ...

Washington activates LB Foster from PUP list

The Washington Football Team activated middle linebacker Reuben Foster from the physically unable to perform list, the team announced Sunday. ...

GCC Unites to Seek UN Extension of Iran Arms Embargo

DUBAI, UNITED ARAB EMIRATES - The six-member Gulf Cooperation Council (GCC) has asked the United Nations to extend an international ...

Riot Declared as Fire Burns in Portland Police Union Offices

PORTLAND, ORE. - A fire inside a police union building led authorities in Portland, Oregon, to declare a riot and ...

US Health and Human Services Secretary Visits Taiwan

U.S. Health and Human Services Secretary Alex Azar arrived in Taiwan Sunday, leading a U.S. delegation for a three-day visit ...

Province In Western Iran Struck By 5.1 Magnitude Earthquake

Reports from Iranian state television say a magnitude 5.1 earthquake struck the province of Kermanshah in western Iran on August ...

Twitter, TikTok have had preliminary talks about merger - Dow Jones

Twitter has held early talks about a potential combination with TikTok, the Chinese-owned video-sharing app that the Trump administration has ...

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Lebanese government rejects need for external investigation of blast

BEIRUT, Lebanon - The leader of the Lebanese resistance group Hezbollah has made a televised address to the nation calling ...

Trump thinks 'it would be cool' to invade Venezuela

On Tuesday of this week, the U.S. Senate Foreign Relations Committee held a hearing on Venezuela. Appearing before the committee ...

11 arrests in Virginia and Maryland over shocking sexual exploitation

ALEXANDRIA, Virginia Eleven members or close associates of the infamous MS-13 gang were arrested this week and face numerous charges ...

Desktop review of Melissa Davey's new book on the Pell case

Melissa Davey just a few days ago brought out her book on The Case of George Pell. Davey has followed ...

Seventeen dead, 123 injured as jet breaks in two on landing in India

DUBAI, UAE - An Air India Express flight from Dubai with 190 people on board skidded off a runway and ...

Beirut explosion may be turning point for Lebanon

ROME - Numbness and shock at first - now fury. The massive blast at Beirut's port Tuesday night that wrecked ...

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